Books by Barbara Younger

MYSTERY IN THE STABLE by Lisa Flinn
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2006

"Sun-washed illustrations in a warm palette of gold and lavender suggest the hot climate of the area, and careful research is evident in costumes and setting. (Picture book. 5-8)"
Children who like following a trail of clues will enjoy this approach to the Nativity story, narrated by a young brother and sister from the town of Bethlehem. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY
Released: June 1, 1998

"Put this on display near Barbara Cooney's Miss Rumphius (1982) and Michael Bedard's Emily (1992). (Picture book/nonfiction. 7-10)"
In 1893, when she was 34, Wellesley English professor Katharine Lee Bates took a train trip from Boston to Colorado Springs to teach summer school. Read full book review >